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Ernst Scheyer papers, 1924-1972

Creator:
Scheyer, Ernst, 1900-1985  Search this
Subject:
Feininger, Lyonel  Search this
Mann, Thomas  Search this
Mann, Erika  Search this
Richardson, Edgar Preston  Search this
Sepeshy, Zoltan  Search this
Churchill, Maria  Search this
Churchill, Alfred Vance  Search this
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow  Search this
Feininger, Julia  Search this
Feininger, T. Lux  Search this
Einstein, Elsa  Search this
Werner, Fred  Search this
Citation:
Ernst Scheyer papers, 1924-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Blaue Vier (Group of artists)  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Painting, German  Search this
Expressionism (Art)  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9100
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211294
AAA_collcode_scheerns
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211294

Fred Werner collection of Lyonel Feininger sketches, 1889-1890

Creator:
Werner, Fred  Search this
Subject:
Feininger, Lyonel  Search this
Citation:
Fred Werner collection of Lyonel Feininger sketches, 1889-1890. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Expressionism (Art)  Search this
Graphic arts -- Germany  Search this
Graphic arts -- United States  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Germany  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13645
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)272837
AAA_collcode_wernfred
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_272837

Fred H. Werner films of South Asia and Oceania

Creator:
Werner, Fred Henry, 1936-  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (2 hours 26 minutes, color silent; 3900 feet)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
South Asia
Oceania
Date:
1970-1972
Scope and Contents:
Footage shot of the island of Sava'ii, Western Samoa; Papua New Guinea (east Sepik, Mount Hagen, and Port Moresby areas); Bali; India; Jammu and Kashmir (northern India); Nepal (Kathmandu Valley); Sri Lanka; and Philippines (northern Luzon). Features of ethnographic interest include: Samoan women displaying mats used in marriage rites; a sing-sing (probably Minj) in the Mount Hagen area; scenes in Port Moresby; Abelam art in Apangai on the east Sepik; a Ramayana performance, cockfight, festival, and cremation (near Ubud) on Bali; various temples in India; nomadic Kugar people of Jammu and Kashmir; scenes in Srinagar; scenes in Kandy (Sri Lanka); the carved standing Buddha at Aukana; and Kalinga women dancing near Baguio, northern Luzon. Collection also includes annotations (recorded narratives).

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Number:
HSFA 1993.4.1
Provenance:
Received from Fred H. Werner in 1993.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Fred H. Werner films of South Asia and Oceania, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1993.04
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc957efdce4-6f10-4e5b-ae79-a4fcf339dc5a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1993-04

Werner, Fred

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 68
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Theater, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Theater
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Theater / Performers (soloists and companies)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89fbbc3b2-2dab-43c3-ad32-f82fc80a3cdf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-theater-ref1270

Ernst Scheyer papers

Creator:
Scheyer, Ernst, 1900-1985  Search this
Names:
Churchill, Alfred Vance, 1864-1949  Search this
Churchill, Maria  Search this
Einstein, Elsa, 1876-1936  Search this
Feininger, Julia  Search this
Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956  Search this
Feininger, T. Lux  Search this
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001  Search this
Mann, Erika, 1905-1969  Search this
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955  Search this
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985  Search this
Sepeshy, Zoltan, 1898-1974  Search this
Werner, Fred  Search this
Extent:
244 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1924-1972
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; lecture notes; photographs; clippings; and biographical material.
REEL 496: Correspondence, mostly 1949-1962, including letters from Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Frank Lloyd Wright, Thomas Mann, Erika Mann, Zoltan Sepeshy, Julia Feininger, T. Lux Feininger, E.P. Richardson, Mrs. Albert Einstein, Fred Werner, major German museums, and others; lecture notes from Scheyer's art history classes; poetry translated from Dutch to English; photographs; clippings; and biographical material.
REEL 3471: Letters from family and friends of Lyonel Feininger for a biography of him by Scheyer. Correspondents include Julia Feininger, T. Lux Feininger, H. Francis Kortheuer, Maria and Alfred Churchill, Dayrell Kortheuer, and others. Also included is a letter from Scheyer to the Smithsonian Institution discussing his collection of works by the "Blue Four," and asking to exhibit and lecture on the group at the Smithsonian.
Biographical / Historical:
Ernst Scheyer (1900-1995) was an art historian of Detroit, Mich. Scheyer wrote extensively on his friend and artist, Lyonel Feininger. He was a proponent of the art of the German Expressionist and abstract art group, the Blue Four (Blaue Vier), whose members were Wassily Kandinsky, Lyonel Feininger, Paul Klee, and Alexei Jawlensky.
Provenance:
Material on reel 496 was lent for microfilming in 1973 by Ernst Scheyer. The material on reel 3471, except a letter to the Smithsonian, was donated by Scheyer, in 1965. The letter to the Smithsonian on reel 3471 was transferred from the National Museum of American Art in 1981.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm.
Occupation:
Art historians  Search this
Painters -- Germany  Search this
Topic:
Blaue Vier (Group of artists)  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Painting, German  Search this
Expressionism (Art)  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.scheerns
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95b8d9917-f445-4eba-b4c4-8eeeadb237da
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-scheerns

Fred Werner collection of Lyonel Feininger sketches

Creator:
Werner, Fred  Search this
Names:
Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1889-1890
Scope and Contents:
Eight sketches by Feininger for "A Ship of 49" and "Dante's Inferno." Also filmed is a letter from Werner to Dr. Ernst Scheyer discussing the sketches. This letter and another from Werner to Scheyer are in the Ernst Scheyer papers.
Biographical / Historical:
Feininger: painter, printmaker, cartoonist; New York, N.Y. and Berlin, Germany. Was active in the movement known as German Expressionism. Born in the United States and moved to Germany. Was known as one of the masters of the Bauhaus.
Related Materials:
Lyonel Feininger papers also located at: Busch-Reisinger Museum of Germanic Culture, Harvard Universtiy, Cambridge, Mass.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1959 by Feininger's friend, Fred Werner, via art historian Ernst Scheyer, who used the material in his biography of Feininger.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Cartoonists -- Germany  Search this
Graphic artists -- United States  Search this
Painters -- Germany  Search this
Printmakers -- Germany  Search this
Topic:
Expressionism (Art)  Search this
Graphic arts -- Germany  Search this
Graphic arts -- United States  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Germany  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.wernfred
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97643dc8f-1593-405b-944a-cd1a32a6cfbc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wernfred

[Undated Student Correspondence]

Container:
Box 12
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Scope and Contents:
Briggs, Jerome; Brown, Diana; Brownrigg, Leslie; [Cinquemani?], Dorothy; Cooke, [?]; Crapanzano, Vincent; Dawson, Carolyn; Garder, Jane; Gregor, Thomas A.; Jacobson, Jerry; Jaffe, Herman J.; Juran, [?]; Margolis, Louise; McIlhiney, David Brown; Moore, G. Alexander; Morgan, [?]; Quinche, A. Hortense; Rosenblatt, Carollee; Scanlon, Arlene P.; Scott, John F.; Stahl, Mary Theresa; Strug, David; Vincent, [?]; Werner, Fred; Yellin, Emily
Subseries Restrictions:
Documents containing student grades have been restricted until 2030.
Collection Rights:
Contact repository for terms of use.
See more items in:
Ruth Leah Bunzel Papers
Ruth Leah Bunzel Papers / Series 3: Columbia University / 3.2: Administrative and Teaching Materials
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d92ed256-3e01-4254-9b19-f5ad4f875f52
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2006-22-ref240

Students 1964-[1965]

Container:
Box 12
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Scope and Contents:
Briggs, Jerome; Burger, Henry G.; Carter, William E.; Cohen, Roxane; Crapanzano, Victor; DeNitto, Dennis; Epstein, Gilda F.; Fisher, Gloria; Frank, Sibyl; Glaser, June; Gregor, Thomas; Halborstadt, Jerome; Hill, Carol; Hurzeler, Richard P.; Huval, Liliane; Jaffe, Herman J.; Jespersen, [?]; Kroin, [?]; Manning, Alice; Morton, Ann; Quinche, A. Hortense; Schaumann, Ellen G.; Schmiedel, Christine; Schwartz, Anita; Taylor, [?]; Werner, Fred H.
Subseries Restrictions:
Documents containing student grades have been restricted until 2030.
Collection Rights:
Contact repository for terms of use.
See more items in:
Ruth Leah Bunzel Papers
Ruth Leah Bunzel Papers / Series 3: Columbia University / 3.2: Administrative and Teaching Materials
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33af80f86-3e6e-4f3d-920e-fea75167d540
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2006-22-ref232

The Sand Creek fight : November 29, 1864 / by Fred H. Werner

Author:
Werner, Fred H  Search this
Physical description:
190 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
C1993
Topic:
Sand Creek Massacre, Colo., 1864  Search this
Wars, 1864  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1014969

Meeker : the story of the Meeker Massacre and the Thornburgh Battle / by Fred H. Werner

Title:
Story of the Meeker Massacre and the Thornburgh Battle, September 29, 1879
Author:
Werner, Fred H  Search this
Subject:
Meeker, Nathan Cook 1814-1879  Search this
Thornburgh, T. T  Search this
Type:
Books
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Milk Creek (Rio Blanco County and Moffat County, Col.), Battle of, 1879  Search this
Wars, 1879  Search this
Call number:
E83.879 .W47 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_632527

The Summit Springs battle, July 11, 1869 / by Fred H. Werner

Author:
Werner, Fred H  Search this
Physical description:
185 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Summit Springs, Battle of, Colo., 1869  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_632721

"The soldiers are coming!" : the Reynolds Battle, March 17, 1876 / by Fred H. Werner

Author:
Werner, Fred H  Search this
Physical description:
88 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1982
[c1982]
Topic:
Reynolds Battle, Mont., 1876  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979884

The Dull Knife battle : "doomsday for the Northern Cheyennes" / by Fred H. Werner

Author:
Werner, Fred H  Search this
Physical description:
119 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1981
C1981
Topic:
Dull Knife Battle, Wyo., 1876  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979883

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